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Disk

Disc of silver, pierced in center.

Provenance

From Mesheikh, Mes / 128A. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, First Intermediate Period, about 2100–2040 B.C.

Findspot

Mesheikh, Egypt

Accession Number

12.1319

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment